The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sage products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sage over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Sage Group PLC.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sage
Rank 241 238 225
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -13
Contract jobs citing Sage 13 2 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.022% 0.22%
As % of the Vendors category 0.30% 0.047% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 8
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£375 £275 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -27.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £139 £275 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £275 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £330 £365
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £13.50 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £11.30 £14.00
% change year-on-year
- -19.28%
Sage
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4322 4234 4096
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 46.32% 47.29% 50.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2327 2139 2035
Average daily rate £375 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £180 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 258 251 323
Average hourly rate £19.50 £17.50 £19.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -10.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

Sage
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sage across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Sage Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Sage
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Sage across the South East region.

Sage Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Sage
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sage across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Sage Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Sage
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Sage across the South East region.

Sage Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Sage
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sage within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire 0 7 £275 - 3
Oxfordshire - 2 £550 - 3
Hampshire -3 1 - - 4
Surrey - 1 £513 - 1
East Sussex - 1 £375 -
Sage
England

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Sage also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Sage.

1 10 (58.82%) Finance
2 5 (29.41%) ERP
3 4 (23.53%) SAP
4 3 (17.65%) APACS
4 3 (17.65%) ISO 8583
4 3 (17.65%) Wincor Nixdorf
4 3 (17.65%) Oracle
4 3 (17.65%) ATM
4 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (17.65%) EPoS
4 3 (17.65%) EMV
4 3 (17.65%) Chip and PIN
4 3 (17.65%) EFT
4 3 (17.65%) CODA
4 3 (17.65%) VocaLink
4 3 (17.65%) TSYS
4 3 (17.65%) VeriFone
4 3 (17.65%) Sage 200
4 3 (17.65%) WorldPay
4 3 (17.65%) Sage Pay
4 3 (17.65%) Elavon
4 3 (17.65%) Ingenico
4 3 (17.65%) Sage ERP X3
5 2 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (11.76%) Office 365
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Phone
5 2 (11.76%) Aerohive Networks
5 2 (11.76%) Meru Networks
5 2 (11.76%) Apple iOS
5 2 (11.76%) Windows 7

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Sage also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Sage. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.76%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.88%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Office
2 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Sage 200
1 3 (17.65%) Sage ERP X3
2 2 (11.76%) CODA-Financials
2 2 (11.76%) Sage 1000
3 1 (5.88%) Line 50
3 1 (5.88%) Agresso
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (5.88%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Sage Pay
2 2 (11.76%) Office 365
3 1 (5.88%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (5.88%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) ATM
2 2 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (11.76%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (5.88%) MS Access
1 1 (5.88%) Crystal Reports
General
1 10 (58.82%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Sage Consultant
1 4 (23.53%) Consultant
2 2 (11.76%) IT Support
2 2 (11.76%) Architect
2 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Tester
2 2 (11.76%) Developer
2 2 (11.76%) Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) IT Support Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Technical Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Support Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Database Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Systems Accountant
3 1 (5.88%) Finance Systems Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Systems Manager
3 1 (5.88%) ERP Manager
3 1 (5.88%) ERP Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Finance Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) APACS
1 3 (17.65%) EPoS
1 3 (17.65%) EMV
1 3 (17.65%) Chip and PIN
1 3 (17.65%) EFT
2 1 (5.88%) FMCG
2 1 (5.88%) Smartcard
2 1 (5.88%) EFTPOS
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows Phone
1 2 (11.76%) Apple iOS
1 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
1 2 (11.76%) Mac OS X
1 2 (11.76%) Windows CE
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) ERP
2 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (11.76%) CRM
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (5.88%) Change Management
4 1 (5.88%) Regression Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Quality Management
4 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
4 1 (5.88%) Email Marketing
4 1 (5.88%) Logistics
4 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Migration
4 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.88%) Mobile Commerce
4 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (5.88%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) ACCA
1 2 (11.76%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) SAP
2 3 (17.65%) Wincor Nixdorf
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle
2 3 (17.65%) CODA
2 3 (17.65%) VocaLink
2 3 (17.65%) TSYS
2 3 (17.65%) VeriFone
2 3 (17.65%) WorldPay
2 3 (17.65%) Elavon
2 3 (17.65%) Ingenico
3 2 (11.76%) Aerohive Networks
3 2 (11.76%) Meru Networks
3 2 (11.76%) HP
3 2 (11.76%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (11.76%) Ceridian
3 2 (11.76%) ProCurve
4 1 (5.88%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (5.88%) Dell
4 1 (5.88%) Epicor
4 1 (5.88%) JD Edwards
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Rate: £250 - £350 per day
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